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About Marayoor Sandalwood Forests

The enchanting rain shadow village of Marayoor is home to naturally fragrant sandalwood forests. It is about 40 Km run from Munnar and lies on the eastern side of Western Ghats. It is unexplored, untouched and incredibly pristine. On ethe way to the Marayoor Sandalwood Forests, you will see numerous waterfalls. As you approach the rain shadow area, the air becomes cold, and you see cave-like structures resting on top of the rocks almost everywhere. Having around 65,000 sandalwood trees, you can see the processing of sandalwood at this attraction near Munnar. A stroll through the forest is sure to exhilarate you. Pure sandalwood oil and artefacts are the major point of interest for tourists here.

Highlights

  • Best Time to Visit Morning, Afternoon, Evening
  • Facilities Food Stalls, Washrooms
  • Recommended Hours Min. 2 hours
  • Best Visited With Group, CoupleFamily, Solo
  • Allowed Footwear, Camera, Video

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